Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Tag "rehabilitation"

    Ex-Boko Haram fighter: I can’t remember the number of persons I killed

Ex-Boko Haram fighter: I can’t remember the number of persons I killed

Abdulwahab Usman, one of the repentant Boko Haram fighters, says he did not expect the care he got from the federal government.  Usman, who hails from Bama in Borno state, is one of the 602 ex-Boko Haram members who completed a de-radicalisation, rehabilitation and reintegration (DRR) programme in July. The military had in 2016 launched Operation Safe Corridor, an initiative for the [...]

1 comment Read Full Article
    Kano elders to meet Fashola over bad state of Gwarzo-Dayi road

Kano elders to meet Fashola over bad state of Gwarzo-Dayi road

Communities along Kano-Gwarzo Dayi road have resolved to send a delegation to meet with Babatunde Fashola, minister of work and housing, over the deteriorating state of the road.  Yunusa Haruna-Kauyu, lawmaker representing Gwarzo constituency, said the road, which links Kano to four states had witnessed a lot of patches but still not in good shape, adding that the road needs total rehabilitation [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Police raid ‘rehab centre’ in Adamawa, rescue 15

Police raid ‘rehab centre’ in Adamawa, rescue 15

The police have rescued 15 persons from a rehabilitation centre in Adamawa state. Suleiman Nguroje, deputy spokesman of the state police command, said the victims were found in harsh conditions in Yola, the state capital, on Wednesday. This is coming less than 24 hours after 11 inmates were rescued at a religious centre in Zaria, Kaduna state. Earlier, the police had raided another [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
    Group demands transparency in the rehabilitation of Lagos waterworks

Group demands transparency in the rehabilitation of Lagos waterworks

The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has accused Lagos state government of lacking transparency in the planned rehabilitation of dilapidated water infrastructure in the state. In a statement signed by Philip Jakpor, the organisation's head of media and campaigns, the group urged Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos state governor, to allow transparent and competitive bidding in the selection of companies to [...]

0 comment Read Full Article
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Advertisement
NOTE: The black market rates represent the most prevalent. They could be slightly higher or lower among different sellers.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement